1.         Durmitor National Park (Montenegro) (N 100bis)

Year of inscription on the World Heritage List  1980

Criteria  (vii)(viii)(x)

Year(s) of inscription on the List of World Heritage in Danger  N/A

Previous Committee Decisions  see page http://whc.unesco.org/en/list/100/documents/

International Assistance

Requests approved: 0 (from 1981-1981)
Total amount approved: USD 9,000
For details, see page http://whc.unesco.org/en/list/100/assistance/

UNESCO Extra-budgetary Funds

N/A

Previous monitoring missions

N/A

Factors affecting the property identified in previous reports

Construction of a dam

Illustrative material  see page http://whc.unesco.org/en/list/100/

Conservation issues presented to the World Heritage Committee in 1985

[Oral report]

This property had been threatened by the construction of a dam on the Tara River, however, due to public pressure
from within and without Yugoslavia, this proposal had been cancelled.

 The Committee noted its satisfaction that this threat had now been removed and congratulated the Yugoslav authorities on making the best use of the Convention to support efforts to protect this property.

Analysis and Conclusions of the World Heritage Centre and IUCN

N/A

Decision Adopted: 9 COM XIII.C

Durmitor National Park, Yugoslavia: This property had been threatened by the construction of a dam on the Tara River, however, due to public pressure from within and without Yugoslavia, this proposal had been cancelled. The Committee noted its satisfaction that this threat had now been removed and congratulated the Yugoslav authorities on making the best use of the Convention to support efforts to protect this property.